Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC)
Skillable’s solution supporting Microsoft Official Curriculum brings value and simplicity to product managers, Instructors and learners.
Skillable is an Authorized Lab Hoster for Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC) courses.
Our hands-on virtual labs are used in Instructor-led classes around the world by authorized Microsoft Learning Partners. We are proud to be Microsoft’s largest lab partner.
The information below is meant to keep you informed on recently released and actively in development courses/labs.
MOC Table of Contents
Why Choose Skillable MOC
Skillable prides itself in offering the best quality products and user experience.
We strive to make it easier for product managers and operations employees to offer superior learning experiences to their customers and students compared to their competition. Highlights include:
- Straight-forward LMS lab integrations with our Training Management System (TMS) as well as APIs and LTI standardizations – You can get up and running quickly.
- Extremely Instructor-friendly tools and resources – You can make it easier for your Instructors to prepare and teach their classes. They are provided plenty of tools and Microsoft Certified Trainers (MCTs) receive free access to our catalogue to stay up to date. Skillable MCTs are always advocating for the Instructor. Your Instructors will thank you (and who doesn’t want that?).
- Improved learner/student experiences – Instructors and learners say our labs “just work.” Your learners want to learn, not frustratingly wait for latency-ridden or crashing lab environments. We have five data centers around the world to support an optimal hands-on learning experience and if issues do arise, we have 24/7/365 technical support.
How to Buy MOC Courseware
Skillable is proud to serve as a one-stop-shop for Microsoft Learning Partners to schedule, manage and deliver training, and offers both self-service and full-service account options.
Please select the option that works best for your organization to proceed:
Self-serviceQuick access without an annual commitment
- Online ordering
- Pay by credit card
- Localized pricing
- No annual commitment required
- Best option for annual purchases less than $12,000 USD
Full-serviceBest for large training partners
- Monthly billing and volume discounts
- Dedicated Account Manager
- Localized pricing
- API integration for 3rd party platforms
- Minimum $12,000 USD annual commitment
MOC Course Retirements
With the transition to Microsoft Learn, Microsoft has updated their retirement policy. Classes can no longer be scheduled after the retirement date. This date coincides with the date the courseware is also retired off Microsoft Learn. Course Retirement dates can be found here: https://learn.microsoft.com/en-us/certifications/retired-courses
How to Receive an Azure Pass
As of April 1, 2023, Microsoft Partners receive Azure Passes directly from their Authorized Lab Hoster (ALH).
Skillable makes this process seamless for you, your Instructors and your learners, providing Azure Passes directly in the MOC lab UI, the same way we provide M365 tenants in the Resources Tab of the instruction pane.
Here is an example of what the Resources tab looks like for a course that received both a Tenant and an Azure Pass:
Per Microsoft, the following courses will still be provided with an Azure Pass:
Azure Pass Requests
Microsoft has announced the retirement schedule for Azure Passes from select Instructor-led Training on Microsoft Learn Courses (formerly Microsoft Official Curriculum). Skillable is ready to support your learners’ needs and has Cloud Slice versions of the above courses ready for testing and scheduling, and these courses can be found in Skillable TMS and are identified by the following tag at the end of the course name: [No Azure Pass Required]:
Retired in February
- AZ-104T00-A – Microsoft Azure Administrator
- AZ-700T00-A – Designing and Implementing Microsoft Azure Networking Solutions
- AI-102T00-A – Designing and Implementing a Microsoft Azure AI Solution
- AZ-204T00-A – Developing Solutions for Microsoft Azure
- AZ-220T00-A – Microsoft Azure IoT Developer
- DP-203T00-A – Data Engineering on Microsoft Azure
Retired March 3
- DP-100T01-A – Designing and Implementing a Data Science Solution on Azure
Retired March 24
- AZ-500T00-A – Microsoft Azure Security Technologies
- AZ-800T00-A – Administering Windows Server Hybrid Core Infrastructure
- AZ-801T00-A – Configuring Windows Server Hybrid Advanced Services
- DP-090T00-A – Implementing a Machine Learning Solution with Microsoft Azure Databricks
- DP-420T00-A – Designing and Implementing Cloud-Native Applications Using Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB
Recently Published MOC Courses
Implementing a Lakehouse with Microsoft Fabric
Duration: 1 Day
This course is designed to build your foundational skills in data engineering on Microsoft Fabric, focusing on the Lakehouse concept. This course will explore the powerful capabilities of Apache Spark for distributed data processing and the essential techniques for efficient data management, versioning, and reliability by working with Delta Lake tables. This course will also explore data ingestion and orchestration using Dataflows Gen2 and Data Factory pipelines. This course includes a combination of lectures and hands-on exercises that will prepare you to work with lakehouses in Microsoft Fabric.
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management, Expert
Duration: 5 Days
This course is designed to build your in Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management application knowledge. This course will cover the most important features and functionalities needed by Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management functional consultant including: The product information and how to configure, create, and manage your product and inventory. Supply chain management configuration and processing. The transportation management features, and the warehouse management features. Asset Management functionalities. Master planning configuration and processing. Sales and procurement processes. This course includes lectures and several hands-on exercises. The exercises will be introduced to you in the form of a case study presented to a Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management Functional Consultant, Expert. Each exercise will be based on a business scenario followed by a question or discussion then a step-by-step guidance to perform the system related steps.
Develop Generative AI Solutions with Azure OpenAI Service
Duration: 1 Day
Azure OpenAI Service provides access to OpenAI’s powerful large language models such as GPT; the model behind the popular ChatGPT service. These models enable various natural language processing (NLP) solutions to understand, converse, and generate content. Users can access the service through REST APIs, SDKs, and Azure OpenAI Studio. In this course, you’ll learn how to provision Azure OpenAI service, deploy models, and use them in generative AI applications.
AI-050 requires Instructors and Learners to bring their own subscription with the Azure OpenAI service enabled. Requests should be made prior to class to ensure they are approved before being needed. Requests for OpenAI can be made here: https://aka.ms/RequestAzureOpenAI.
It is Microsoft’s intent that instructors use the labs for demonstration purposes in their class. Learning Partners can provide the labs for learners to use via post class access with their own subscription after the course has concluded.
Further details on the restricted access policy can be found here:https://aka.ms/AzureOpenAI_Support.
Microsoft 365 Endpoint Administrator
Duration: 5 Days
In this course, students will learn to plan and execute an endpoint deployment strategy using contemporary deployment techniques and implementing update strategies. The course introduces essential elements of modern management, co-management approaches, and Microsoft Intune integration. It covers app deployment, management of browser-based applications, and key security concepts such as authentication, identities, access, and compliance policies. Technologies like Azure Active Directory, Azure Information Protection, and Microsoft Defender for Endpoint are explored to protect devices and data.
Collaboration Communications Systems Engineer
Duration: 4 Days
This training course is designed to give participants the knowledge and skills to become a Collaboration Communications Systems Engineer. Participants should understand the fundamentals of networking, telecommunications, audio/visual and meeting room technologies, identity and access management, and Microsoft Teams.
They will gain hands-on experience configuring and deploying Microsoft Teams Phone, meetings and certified devices including Microsoft Teams Rooms and Surface Hub. The course will also cover how to manage and monitor Teams Phone, meetings, and certified devices using the Microsoft Teams admin center, PowerShell, the Microsoft Teams Rooms Pro Portal, and the Call Quality Dashboard.
In addition, the course will cover configuring and deploying Microsoft Teams Phone with PSTN connectivity through Microsoft Calling Plans, Operator Connect, Teams Phone Mobile, and Direct Routing.
Microsoft Cloud for Sustainability
Duration: 2 Days
As a result of attending this course, the learner should be able to understand the sustainability concepts and how the business thinks of tracking and reporting emissions, describe Microsoft Cloud for Sustainability customer scenarios, and configure the features of Microsoft Sustainability Manager.
Microsoft 365 Administrator Essentials
Duration: 5 Days
This course covers the following key elements of Microsoft 365 administration: Microsoft 365 tenant management, Microsoft 365 identity synchronization, and Microsoft 365 security and compliance.
In-development MOC Courses
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